Prince Pedro Luis de Orleans-Braganza

 

Age: 26

 

Summary: Brazilian prince and a member of Brazil's nonreigning royal family considered third in the line of succession or a possible pretender to inherit the country's extinct imperial throne currently held by his childless uncle Prince Luis, who was the eldest son of Prince Antonio de Orleans-Braganza and a direct descendant of the nation's last emperor Dom Pedro II.

 

 

Cause of death: Airplane accident

 

Born: January 12, 1983

 

Died: June 1, 2009

 

Location: Fernando de Noronha, Brazil